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And "lollipop" is the  
longest word typed with
your right hand.
 (Bet  you tried
this out mentally, didn't you?)  
No word in the English
language  rhymes with
month, orange, silver, or
purple.
The Rain-Thomas  Kinkade
This is a Thomas  Kinkade painting. It's rumored to carry a miracle!
They say if you  pass this on, you will receive a miracle. I am passing this on because I  thought it was really pretty, and
besides, who couldn't use a miracle?!
"Dreamt" is the only English
word that  ends in the letters
"mt".?
 (Are you doubting this?)
Our eyes are always  the
same size  from birth, but  
our nose and ears never
stop  growing.
The  sentence: "The quick
brown fox jumps over the
lazy dog" uses every letter
of  the alphabet.
(Now, you KNOW you're going to  try
this out for accuracy, right?)
The words 'racecar,' 'kayak'
and  'level'  are the same  
whether they are read left to
right or right to left
(palindromes).
(Yep, I knew you were going to "do"
this one.)
There are only four words in
the  English language which
end in "dous": tremendous,
horrendous, stupendous,
and hazardous.
(You're not  
doubting this, are you?)
There are two words in the
English  language that have
all five vowels in order:
"abstemious" and
"facetious."
 (Yes, admit it, you
are going  to say, a e i o u)
TYPEWRITER is the longest
word that can be made
using the letters only on one
row of the  keyboard.  
(All  you
typists are going to test this out)
A cat has 32 muscles in
each  ear.
A goldfish has a memory
span of three seconds.  
(Some days that's about what my
memory span is.)
A "jiffy" is an  actual unit of
time for 1/100th of a second.
A shark is the  only fish that
can blink with both eyes.
Stewardesses"  is the  
longest word typed with
only the left hand
A snail can sleep  for three
years.  
(I know  some people that
could do this too.!)
Almonds are a member of
the  peach family.
An ostrich's  eye is bigger
than  its brain.
(I know some people like that  also)
Babies are born without
kneecaps.  They don't
appear until the  child
reaches 2 to 6 years of age.
February 1865 is the only
month in  recorded history
not to have a full moon.
In the last  4,000 years, no
new animals have been
domesticated.  
If the  population of China  
walked past you, 8  abreast,
the line would never end
because of the rate of
reproduction.  
Leonardo  Da  Vinci  
invented  the scissors  
Peanuts  are one of  the
ingredients of dynamite!
Rubber bands last longer
when refrigerated.
The average person's left
hand does 56%  of the
typing.
The cruise liner, QE 2,
moves only six  inches for
each gallon of diesel that it
burns.
The microwave was  
invented after a researcher
walked by a radar tube and
a chocolate bar  melted in
his pocket.  
 (Good thing he did  
that)
The winter of 1932 was so
cold that   Niagara  Falls    
froze completely solid.
There are more chickens
than people in  the world.
Winston Churchill was born
in a  ladies' room during a
dance.
Women blink nearly twice as
 much as men.
Now you know  more than you did before!!